bogged down


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bogged down

adjective entangled, involved, overwhelmed, mixed up, embroiled, enmeshed, ensnared, encumbered But why get bogged down in legal details?
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Summary: New Delhi [India], Jun 27 (ANI): In the ongoing match between India and West Indies in Manchester in the ICC Men's Cricket World Cup, the Men in Blue were bogged down once again by the spinners and former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag voiced his concern related to the side's defensive batting approach.
CAMP NAKAR, Quezon- Southern Luzon Command (SOLCOM) election monitoring center has received reports that 19 voting counting machine (VCM) bogged down in various parts of South Luzon.
This after they replaced 24 VCMs which bogged down in the different polling precincts in the city.
"It's the cheapest for only P20, but today on the way to work, the train bogged down.
'Bogged down' is a phrase that has a certain heaviness to it.
"I just felt at the time I didn't want to get bogged down at a big club.
With each piece clocking in at around ten pages, this collection is ideal for taking the temperature of contemporary literature without becoming bogged down in the specificities of any single contributing community.
BAGHDAD / NINA / Vice President, Iyad Allawi called Iran to "change its behavior in the region", urging the Iranian leaders to sit with the others, saying, "The national reconciliation in Iraq bogged down in an unprecedented way." He called in a press statement reported by the Information Office of the Vice President of the Republic, to hold a regional conference to study ways to counter Daash through the establishment of a joint command distribute the roles to fight the extremists.
No one was hurt or injured in the incident, in Porthcawl yesterday, where a small launch tractor got bogged down in the soft sand caused by the recent storms.
HOLLYWOOD actor Brad Pitt claims his new film World War Z got "bogged down" in being political.
No divine intervention to bring down heavy rain that would have bogged down the German advance.
Concerned about getting bogged down by "Buy American" waiver requests associated with sewer and drinking water projects funded with stimulus money, the EPA has published a new national waiver policy concerning "incidental components." A narrower waiver has been in place since May.